11th March 2012

today's walk (Keswick rambling club): along the fellside above Crummock Water and Rannerdale and back along the lakeshore


Cockermouth Mountain Rescue team are practising in the area - Chris shows us his communication gear


setting off from Lanthwaite Green towards Whiteside


we turn east and walk on the fellside above Crummock Water


Rannerdale Knotts ahead


coffee stop looking down on Crummock Water with Mellbreak in mist on the other side


mist clearing from the High Stile ridge glimpsed over Rannerdale Knotts


Loweswater and the foot of Low Fell seen over Crummock Water


walking above Rannerdale with Rannerdale Knotts ahead


looking up Rannerdale


looking down Rannerdale


a zoomed view down Rannerdale to Loweswater in the distance


Buttermere comes into sight


mist clearing from the ridge beyond Buttermere


descending with Buttermere village below


Rannerdale Knotts from our descent path to the top of Rannerdale


High Stile peeping above the clouds


clouds clearing from Red Pike


panoramic shot of cloud clearing from the High Stile ridge


a marvellous lunch spot watching the changing clouds


High Stile with the sun glinting on Buttermere below


just irresistable to keep taking pictures!


heading down towards Crummock Water


Red Pike above the trees


the head of Crummock Water


looking back towards the head of Crummock Water


walking alongside Crummock Water


mist clearing off Whiteside


Rannerdale Knotts and the High Stile ridge reflected in Crummock Water


Whiteside as we head back to Lanthwaite Green


Grasmoor from near Lanthwaite Green